Support Service Aide

State of Florida Macclenny, FL
Requisition No: 40120

Agency: Children and Families

Working Title: SUPPORT SERVICE AIDE - 60010293

Position Number: 60010293

Salary: 18,199.48

Posting Closing Date: 07/31/2018


Sets up serving lines with foods according to menus. Ensure hot and cold food is maintained at correct temperatures levels. Ensures all food on trays to residents are in accordance with Physician's orders to ensure optimum customer satisfaction. Tags all out going trays with resident's name, diet, etc. Transports food carts to units and returns them to the kitchen. Cleans serving lines, including placing left-over food in containers and placing in refrigerator. Performs general cleaning duties, washes dishes, pots and pans, Cleans food carts and other equipment according to manufacturer's instructions. Washes glasses, cups, plates and silverware. Takes out garbage and trash to appropriate area, the ability to lift and carry 50 pounds. Assembles and disassembles dish machine and pot washer, vegetable peeler, food chopper, meat grinder and cleans all machines. Reports malfunctions to the supervisor.

Assists cooks by cleaning and preparing raw food following a cook's directions. Prepares salads and other cold items. Dishes up salads and other cold items for serving. Bags bread, wraps silverware.

Attends state mandated in-service training as required.

Performs other related duties as required.


Must pass all back-ground screening as required by the State of Florida


Delivering food carts possibly in inclement weather

Cleaning equipment according to manufacturer’s instructions, reports malfunctions

Cleaning of kitchen, walls, floors, windows, ceilings, chairs, tables, doors, etc.

Assist cooks as needed

Work in the dining rooms and tray line area serving individuals

Work in stock room as required

Dip food, serve food, bag bread, juice and other snacks daily


Mandated classes such as MANDT, CPR, First Aide, Ability to use all dietary equipment, May be required to lift up to 50 pounds, must wear a safety belt at all times. Frequent pushing, pulling, bending, stooping, repetitive grasping, kneeling, twisting and climbing a ladder may be required as well as the ability to push or pull up to 100 pounds. Environment conditions: cold in the winter and how in the summer. Prolonged standing.

The State of Florida is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Affirmative Action Employer, and does not tolerate discrimination or violence in the workplace.

Candidates requiring a reasonable accommodation, as defined by the Americans with Disabilities Act, must notify the agency hiring authority and/or People First Service Center (1-866-663-4735). Notification to the hiring authority must be made in advance to allow sufficient time to provide the accommodation.

The State of Florida supports a Drug-Free workplace. All employees are subject to reasonable suspicion drug testing in accordance with Section 112.0455, F.S., Drug-Free Workplace Act.

VETERANS’ PREFERENCE. Pursuant to Chapter 295, Florida Statutes, candidates eligible for Veterans’ Preference will receive preference in employment for Career Service vacancies and are encouraged to apply. Candidates claiming Veterans’ Preference must attach supporting documentation with each submission that includes character of service (for example, DD Form 214 Member Copy #4) along with any other documentation as required by Rule 55A-7, Florida Administrative Code. Veterans’ Preference documentation requirements are available by clicking here. All documentation is due by the close of the vacancy announcement.

Nearest Major Market: Jacksonville